Rich Philanthropists Preserve World's Pristine Lands

GivingTracker| Wealthy eco-barons don’t relish sitting around in gilded salons in Paris or New York. Their concern is the environment and saving nature from the ravages of global development. Leaders of the pack are Kristine McDivitt Tompkins, former CEO of Patagonia, and her husband Doug, founder of North Face. Generous of environmental spirit and financial commitments to land presernation, they aren’t beloved by many in Latin America. Read on Tompkins & Tompkins | Latin America’s Environmental Groundskeepers | Like It Or Not.

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